DACA Financial Aid for Students: Step by Step Guide

While the federal government never passed the DREAM law, former President Barack Obama signed an executive order titled Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals in 2012, which opened up many options for undocumented or “DREAMer” students. “. The DACA, as the executive order is called, allows certain people to stay in …

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How to remove a collection stain from your credit report

Collection accounts generally stick to your credit reports for seven years from the time the account became overdue. But you might want to remove them sooner than that; unpaid collections can make you look bad in the eyes of potential creditors. And while the new versions of the FICO and …

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How To Save Money: 17 Proven Ways

We’ve compiled a number of ways to save money, from adjusting daily habits and reducing monthly bills to making long-term changes. 17 ways to save money 1. Use an automated tool Find an app or bank account that makes saving easy. Digit and Qapital automatically transfer small amounts from your …

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Black Friday 2020 store opening hours and online hacks

NerdWallet is here to help you win Black friday while leaving your budget intact. We spend the time, you save money. Visit regularly for holiday shopping tips and announcements on your favorite retailers. Black Friday is November 27. Doorbusters have been replaced with delivery, and the first store hours are …

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Oportun Closes $ 279.4 Million Asset-Backed

SAN CARLOS, Calif., Aug. 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Oportun Financial Corporation (“Oportun”), a high-growth, mission-driven community development financial institution (“CDFI”) that provides inclusive financial services and affordable through a deep, data-driven understanding of its clients and proprietary cutting-edge technology, today announced the issuance of $ 279.4 million in three-year …

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GreenSky launches new loan product for elective healthcare

GreenSky, which partners with doctors, dentists and other health care providers to provide financing to consumers, added a new way to pay for regular borrowers. Atlanta-based fintech on Tuesday announced the launch of a revolving line of credit of up to $ 25,000. GreenSky previously only offered installment loans; the …

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Authorities warn of nationwide loan company scam

A woman says she lost money dealing with a loan company which she later found out was not doing well. She was desperate and believed the voices on the other end of the phone were legitimate. It all started when she tried to apply for a payday loan. “I tried …

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ITIN loans and compliance: cutting through the fog

ITIN loans represent a growth opportunity for CUs. ITIN loans represent a strong marketing demographics for credit unions. Is Your Credit Union Taking Full Advantage? Otherwise, you should be. Here’s why. The Filene Research Institute recently concluded its incubator loan project in December 2017, with the ITIN loan being the …

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